Search for stories on these fact-checking websites to determine if what you see on the internet is actually true.
This video provides tips on how to spot fake news.
Often times news reports - both fake and real - will cite studies or the reports of other news organizations. Going Upstream means finding and (at least) scanning the original report or study.
You should be skeptical of what you read if a website
Reading laterally means finding other sources to check whether the information you saw online is reliable. Reading laterally includes